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Stewart McKelvey is Atlantic Canada’s largest law firm and one of the 20 largest in the country.
We are more than 250 lawyers. We are six offices throughout the four Atlantic provinces. We are full-service. But most importantly, we are leaders in providing the legal knowledge and innovative solutions clients need to move forward confidently.
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– Atlantic Business Magazine
“Best of Atlantic Canada” 2022
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“Atlantic Canada Law Firm of the Year”
– 2021 Canadian Law Awards
By Nancy Rubin, K.C. and Lauren Agnew The long-awaited Green Choice Program Regulations (N.S. Reg. 155/2023) were released by the provincial government on September 8, 2023, offering some clarity into the practical implementation of Nova Scotia’s Green Choice Program (the “GCP”). The purpose of the GCP is to allow large energy users in the province…
Privilege protected: Court of Appeal rules NL’s Information and Privacy Commissioner barred from reviewing solicitor-client privileged information
By Koren Thomson, John Samms, and Matthew Raske The Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal has held that the Information and Privacy Commissioner for this province (the “Commissioner”) does not have the authority to order public bodies to produce information covered by solicitor-client privilege under the Newfoundland and Labrador Access to Information and Protection of…